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Zero East 4th St.
Richmond, VA 23224
2nd Entrance at: 31 East 3rd St.
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Friday, Feb. 28, 2020, 6-9pm
Free and Open to the Public
Featuring music by The Cheats Movement
Silent Auction Begins (Ticket Required to Bid)

Artspace announces Streaming: art from our space to yours

The gallery's fifth annual fundraising art auction opens February 28 and ends with a gala event on March 14

Richmond, VA, February 1, 2020 - Approximately 60 works of art from leading regional artists will be up for auction to raise funds for Richmondís Artspace as the non-profit gallery launches its 32nd year serving the artists and art-loving communities of Central Virginia. Led by our Guest Curator, Julie Weissend - local art lover, philanthropist, activist and developer - our auction committee has reviewed the work of numerous artists, looking for fresh and exciting pieces to present at our upcoming event. The auction will fill the gallery with works from the regionís top painters, sculptors, printmakers, photographers, mixed-media artists and others. Silent auction bidding begins at the opening reception on Friday, February 28th, 6:00-9:00 p.m. The opening is free and open to the public with music by The Cheats Movement.

The auction culminates on Saturday, March 14th, with a gala event featuring a Live Auction and $50 Room, where small works will be sold directly off the walls for the set price of $50. The Cheats Movement will be providing music and the auction will be led by Swisher Auctions, LLC, featuring auctioneer, Brian Pontius. Advance sale tickets for the event are $35; tickets purchased at the door will be $50. Ticket price includes hors díoeuvres, beverages, and a bidder number required for purchases in both the Silent and Live Auctions as well as the $50 Room. Doors open on Saturday, March 14th at 6:30 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at the gallery, beginning the evening of the opening reception Friday, February 28th, or online at

Free event parking for both the opening reception and live event is available close by. Visit our website for more information at: For further information visit our website at: or contact Dana Frostick or Alice Anne Ellis, Auction Committee Co-Chairs at:

Gallery hours are Tuesday through Sunday from 12-4 p.m. Please contact the gallery administrator at, or phone the gallery at 804-232-6464 for additional information. The gallery is located at Zero East 4th Street in Richmond, Virginia 23224, with a second door at 31 E. 3rd St., and online at

Printable new release for Streaming 2020 Auction: jan_feb2020_news_release.pdf

Parking Information for Events

Free Parking is available for our Artist Talks, Opening Reception and Live Auction Event

Details from previous years' auctions:
2019 Auction
2018 Auction
2017 Auction
2016 Auction

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art from our space to yours

5th Annual Art Exhibition and Auction to benefit Artspace
Guest Curator: Julie Weissend

Art Auction Gala
Saturday, March 14, 2020, 6:30-9:30pm
Tickets available now on our Streaming Auction Site!

Music by The Cheats Movement
Auctioneer, Brian Pontius from Swisher Auctions, LLC
Complimentary Guest Portraits by Photographer, Taylor Dabney
Doors at 6:30pm
Artwork available for $50 in the Swift Creek Room beginning at 7:00pm
Live Auction Begins at 8:00pm
Food, Drink and Bidder Number included with Ticket Purchase

Streaming 2020 is sponsored in part by:
RVA Event Space, Taylor Dabney Photography, Crossroads Art Center, Blue Bee Cider, Basic City Beer Co., Can Can Brasserie, Plaza Art, Nationwide Electric Supply, Caravati's Inc, VF Lanassa and Tazza Kitchen

Parking Information for Events

Free Parking is available for our Artist Talks, Opening Reception and Live Auction Event

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